Discrimination: The Paris Court of Appeal confirms the rejection by the French Competition Authority of the referral of a private national television channel denouncing practices implemented by the French Professional Football League during the reallocation of football TV rights held in 2018 by a defaulting Spanish audiovisual group (Canal + / LFP)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Let's start with the first of these judgments, the one rendered - with a celerity that deserves to be praised, since less than a month passed between the public session and the reading of the decision - in the case of the reallocation of the TV rights of League 1 soccer held by Mediapro (RG n° 21/13216). In this decision, Chamber 5-7 of the Paris Court of Appeal dismisses the appeal lodged by Canal+ Group (GPC) and confirms the Authority's rejection of GPC's complaint regarding the practices implemented by the French Professional Football League (LFP) in connection with the reallocation in 2021 of the main TV rights of League 1 and League 2 soccer, for the

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Alain Ronzano, Discrimination: The Paris Court of Appeal confirms the rejection by the French Competition Authority of the referral of a private national television channel denouncing practices implemented by the French Professional Football League during the reallocation of football TV rights held in 2018 by a defaulting Spanish audiovisual group (Canal + / LFP), 30 June 2022, Concurrences N° 2-2022, Art. N° 107399, www.concurrences.com

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